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Fine Free Reading until Sept.1!

No fines on all books and audiobooks returned by Sept. 1, 2016

only at the Paul Pratt Memorial Library


Teen Event-Winning College Application

Tuesday, Aug. 30th @ 7:00

Free Event - Registration not required


Summer Reading 2016

Bring in your log and get a free book! Great job everyone!

Don't wait to the last minute to get your summer reading books

Summer reading lists Gr. K-5

CMHS Summer Reading

Grades 6th-12th

Great Decisions

Register now for the fall session of Great Decisions discussion group. Begins Sept. 7th at 1:30pm. Limited seating.Cover of Great Decisions discussion book

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

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Cohasset Links

New Museum Passes

Through the generosity of the Community Garden Club of Cohasset and Friends of the Cohasset Library, Cohasset library cardholders now have access to these exciting places:

Massachusetts Audubon Image of the hall at patriot place

Reserve your pass today!

My Account & Catalog Search
Log on to my Account To My OCLN Account

Gale Database Search

Downloadable Books & More

New! eSequels lists the novels in correct sequence and much more!

Lynda.com New! Online learning site with over 3000 courses.


Hoopla Movies, music & ebooks

Overdrive E-books

Zinio E-magazines

Commonwealth e-books collection E-Books

Stack of books linked to Digital Cohasset collection

Digital Cohasset

Yearbooks, Annual Reports, Cohasset Mariner

Discover more with your library card by visiting the eLibrary page.

More free audiobook and ebooks here


Support the Library


The Library Trust wants to increase the Library’s endowment to secure the library’s future.
Learn about us! (click here)

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Providing outreach services to the community and funding the many programs that make our library special.
Click here to learn about us!

Home Delivery Service

If you live in Cohasset but are unable to get to the library due to illness or a disability ask about our Home Delivery service.




Wireless Printing

We now have wireless printing. You can print from your laptop, tablet, phone or other mobile device. Please see the Circulation Desk for details.

New & Recommended

Coming Soon

Cohasset's Top 15 Holds, Click HereNew Audiobooks

New DVDs

New Young Adult Books

New Children's Books

Information Resources:

Massachusetts Libraries maintained by the Mass. Board of Library Commissioners

Enter your Cohasset library card number to access these databases.

Learn a new language with Pronunciator!

Ebsco ebooks Self-e

Salem Press e-reference books Salem Press e-reference books

Boston Globe Newspaper Britannica encyclopedia
Consumer Reports Online Free Permit practice tests, click here
Heritage Quest  
Ancestry In library only More Research Databases

Book Donations

We are happy to accept gifts of books and media that are less than 10 years old and in good condition. Unfortunately, we cannot accept older books, textbooks or books that have been marked or underlined. Please consult with the library staff before bringing in material or you may refer to our Donation of Materials policy.

Box of donated books